Send items for the Community Calendar to calendar@gwinnettdailypost.com or the Gwinnett Daily Post, P.O. Box 603, Lawrenceville, GA 30046. The fax number is 770-339-8081. Please include event name, time and date, location, with address, phone number and cost. Deadline is two weeks prior to the event.

Monday

Theology Cafe will hold its monthly book discussion at 7:30 p.m. Monday at Street Smarts, 3160 Main St. in Duluth. For more information, call 404-226-3226.

New Dawn Theater Company is holding open auditions for its February production of "Sherlock's Veiled Secret" at 7 p.m. Monday and Tuesday. The theater is located at 3087 Main St. in Duluth. No appointment necessary. Auditions will consist of a reading of the script. For more information, call 678-887-5015 or visit www.newdawntheatercompany.com.

Ongoing events

Peachtree Ridge High School Baseball Program will hold a Christmas Tree & Wreath Fundraiser through Dec. 18. The tree lot will be open weekdays from 4 to 8 p.m., Saturdays from 10 a.m. to 9 p.m. and Sundays from 2 to 8 p.m. For more information, call 678-533-3375.

Group Fitness classes are hosted Mondays and Wednesdays at 9:30 a.m. at First Baptist of Buford, 4550 Hamilton Mill Road in Buford. Classes are $3 each. For more information, call 770-945-9705.

Senior Fitness classes are hosted Mondays and Wednesdays at 10:45 a.m. at First Baptist of Buford, 4550 Hamilton Mill Road in Buford. Classes are $3 each. For more information, call 770-945-9705.

Lucky Shoals Park Community Recreation Center will hold a holiday window painting contest for groups and families through Saturday. The center is at 4651 Britt Road in Norcross. An entrance fee of $5 includes a window at the center and painting supplies. For more information or to reserve a window, call 770-723-9516.

Evercare Hospice and Palliative Center will offer a Grief Support Group the second and fourth Wednesday of each month from 3 to 5 p.m. at Barrow Community Hospital, 316 N. Broad St. in Winder. For more information, call 678-231-0513.

Evercare Hospice and Palliative Center will offer a Grief Support Group the second and fourth Tuesday of each month from 3 to 5 p.m. at Sunrise of Decatur Assisted Living Center, 920 Clairmont Ave. in Decatur. For more information, call 678-231-0513.

A support group for lymphedema patients meets at 1 p.m. the third Monday of every month at O'Kelly Memorial Library, 363 Conyers Road in Loganville. For more information, call Evelyn Briscoe at 770-466-8483 or e-mail briscoeg@bellsouth.net.

It Won't Happen to Me, a nonprofit organization dedicated to reducing the number of teen deaths resulting from automobile accidents, holds a teen victim impact panel at 7 p.m. the third Monday of each month at the Gwinnett County Justice and Administration Center. Registration is at 6:30 p.m. For more information, call 770-289-8598 or visit www.itwonthappentome.org.

Trout Unlimited's Kanooka Chapter meets from 7 to 8 p.m. the first Monday of the month at the Centerville Community Center, 3025 Bethany Church Road in Snellville. For more information, call 770-736-8245.

Serenity Lakes Wellness Center offers Tai Chi classes from 7 to 8 p.m. Mondays at the center, 3444 Club Drive in Lawrenceville. The cost is $18 per class or $120 for eight classes. Call 678-924-6868 or visit www.serenitylakes.com.

Partnership Against Domestic Violence offers support groups for battered women to share their experiences and learn about safety and legal rights. A Gwinnett support group for women meets from 6:30 to 8 p.m. every Monday in Lawrenceville, and a support group for women who speak Spanish meets from 11 a.m. to 1 p.m. every Thursday in Norcross. For the location, call 770-963-9799.

The Gwinnett Choral Guild, Gwinnett's community choir, rehearses at 7:30 p.m. Mondays at Lawrenceville Presbyterian Church, 800 U.S. Highway 29 S. in Lawrenceville. All voice parts are needed. Call 404-223-9962 or visit gwinnettchoralguild.org.

Expressionism art classes are offered from 5:30 to 7:30 p.m. every Monday at Hobby Lobby, 665 Duluth Highway, Suite 601, in Lawrenceville. The program continues until the end of the year. Call Jimmie at 678-791-3698 or visit www.joniquedesign.com.

Families Anonymous meets at 7 p.m. every Monday at Level Creek United Methodist Church in the church parlor. The church is at 4844 Suwanee Dam Road in Suwanee. Call 404-725-4861 or visit www.familiesanonymous.org.

The Stone Mountain Barbershop Chorus holds rehearsals from 7:30 to 10 p.m. Mondays at the Hudgens Center for the Arts, 6400 Sugarloaf Parkway, Building 300, in Duluth. Call 770-978-8053 or visit www.stonemountainchorus.org.

Wednesday

Gwinnett County Public Library and the Aurora Theatre will host two Southern authors, Rick Bragg and Sonny Brewer, at 7 p.m. Wednesday. The Aurora Theatre is located at 128 Pike St. in Lawrenceville. The event is free to attend but seating is limited. For more information, call 770-978-5154 or visit www.gwinnettpl.org.

The Gwinnett County Soil and Water Conservation District will hold its monthly meeting at 8:30 a.m. Wednesday at the GJAC Building, located at 75 Langley Drive. For more information, call 770-761-3020.

Thursday

Brookwood High School Musical Theater will present "Thoroughly Modern Millie" at 7:30 p.m. Thursday and Saturday at Brookwood High School, 1255 Dogwood Road in Snellville. Tickets are $7 for adults and $6 for students and seniors. For more information, call 770-972-7642.

The 2009 Lights of Love & Remembrance will be held at 7 p.m. Thursday in the Lobby Mall at Gwinnett Medical Center, 1000 Medical Center Blvd. in Lawrenceville. For more information, call 678-312-2423.

Mill Creek High School Orchestras will present their Holiday Concert at 7 p.m. Thursday at Mill Creek High School theatre, 4400 Braselton Highway in Hoschton. Admission to the show is free. For more information, call 678-714-5850.

Friday

Professional Career Networking Event is coming to Gwinnett from 6 to 9 p.m. Friday at the Atlanta Marriott in Norcross. Registration is required. For more information, visit www.careereventpros.eventbrite.com.

The Gwinnett Parkinson's Support Group will be meeting offsite for the annual Christmas Party. For more information about the group or meeting, call 678-312-6175 or e-mail shansen@gwinnettmedicalcenter.org.

Saturday

Digger's Freestyle Grill will be hosting a Poker Night from 2 to 6 p.m. Saturday at Digger's Freestyle Grille, located at 909 Parkside Walk Lane in Lawrenceville. Proceeds will benefit the Gwinnett Children's Shelter. For more information, cll 678-377-8660.

The Dacula High School cross country team will sponsor the Frosty Falcon 5K and 1 Mile Walk at 8 a.m. Saturday at Tribble Mill Park, 2125 Tribble Mill Parkway in Lawrenceville. The cost to register is $15. For more information, visit www.daculacrosscountry.com.

Pharr Elementary School will host its first annual Holiday Bazaar from 10 a.m. to 3 p.m. Saturday. The school is at 1500 North Road in Snellville. Vendors with holiday gifts and decor are invited. Areas cost $40 to $50. For more information, e-mail holidaybazaar@pharrpta.org.

Creative Enterprises, a nonprofit organization serving adults with disabilities, will have its Thrift Store open for business from 9 a.m. to 3 p.m. Saturday, located 701 Hi Hope Lane in Lawrenceville. For more information, call 770-962-3908.

Jingle Bell Run/Walk for Arthritis will be held at 8 a.m. Saturday at the Lilburn City Park, located at 76 Main St.in Lilburn. The race is a 5K and is family/pet friendly. Holiday costumes are advised. Activities and goodies will be available after the race. Registration is $25 if in advance and $30 if on the day of the event. For more information, call 404-358-5601.

Dec. 14

MOMS Club of Lilburn will hold a meeting at 10:30 a.m. Dec. 14 at Good Shepherd Presbyterian Church, 1400 Killian Hill Road in Lilburn. To RSVP, call 770-736-1426. For more information, visit www.lilburnmomsclub.org.

Old Suwanee Christian School presents its sixth annual Christmas Concert at 7 p.m. Dec. 14 at the McHoyt Moore Educational Building, located 4118 Old Suwanee Road in Buford. For more information, call 770-945-5451 or visit www.oldsuwanee.net.

Dec. 17

NARFE, National Active and Retired Federal Employees, will hold its monthly meeting at noon Dec. 17 at John Boy's Restaurant, located at 3050 W. Main St. in Snellville. For more information, call 770-921-3816.

An official book launch for "Pit Bulls in Lipstick" by Charmaine Johnson and a Christmas party will be held from 6 to 8:30 p.m. Dec. 17 at Hamilton Mill Golf and Country Club, 1995 Hamilton Mill Parkway in Dacula. The event is free to attend but a $30 donation includes an autographed copy of the book and more. For additional information or to RSVP, call 678-891-9859.

Dec. 20

Snellville Community will host a Blood Drive at Wal-Mart from 1 to 5 p.m. Dec. 20. Wal-Mart is located at 3245 Lawrenceville-Suwanee Road in Snellville. Donors will receive a recognition item, a complimentary cholesterol and blood typing, and 12 months coverage in the LifeSouth Blood Donor Benefit Program. Donors must be at least 17 years of age, weigh at least 110 pounds, and show a photo ID at time of donation. For more information, call 770-538-0500 or visit www.lifesouth.org.

Dec. 26

Snellville Community will host a Blood Drive at Sam's Club from 1 to 6 p.m. Dec. 26. Sam's Club is located at 1520 Scenic Highway in Snellville. Donors will receive a recognition item, a complimentary cholesterol and blood typing, and 12 months coverage in the LifeSouth Blood Donor Benefit Program. Donors must be at least 17 years of age, weigh at least 110 pounds, and show a photo ID at time of donation. For more information, call 770-538-0500 or visit www.lifesouth.org.

Dec. 27

Buford Community will host a Blood Drive at Buford First United Methodist Church from 8:30 a.m. to 12:30 p.m. Dec. 27. The church is located at 238 Main St. in Buford. Donors will receive a recognition item, a complimentary cholesterol and blood typing, and 12 months coverage in the LifeSouth Blood Donor Benefit Program. Donors must be at least 17 years of age, weigh at leaset 110 pounds, and show a photo ID at time of donation. For more information, call 770-538-0500 or visit www.lifesouth.org.

Dec. 28

Snellville Community will host a Blood Drive at BodyPlex from 4 to 8 p.m. Dec. 28. BodyPlex is located at 3131 Lawrenceville-Suwanee Road in Snellville. Donors will receive a recognition item, a complimentary cholesterol and blood typing, and 12 months coverage in the LifeSouth Blood Donor Benefit Program. Donors must be at least 17 years of age, weigh at least 110 pounds, and show a photo ID at time of donation. For more information, call 770-538-0500 or visit www.lifesouth.org.

Ongoing events

The Asian American Resource Center offers English literacy and civics classes at the Norcross Human Services Center, 5030 Georgia Belle Court in Norcross. Levels one through four are offered for adults who want to learn English and those who want to advance their knowledge of the English language. Registration begins Jan. 3. For more information and a class schedule, call 770-638-5661.

Heartland Hospice in Buford is seeking volunteers. The hospice is looking for "friendly visitors" who will sit with patients to keep them company, read, help them write letters or give care givers a break. Also needed is a knitting volunteer for the Buford office and those with experience on stringed instruments. Training will be provided. Call Andy McGill at 770-614-9046.

The NAACP Gwinnett County Branch is offering "Got Stopped — You and the Law," a series of free training courses for teens on how to interact with law enforcement officials. For information, call 770-972-9722.

MOMS Club of Lawrenceville-South offers daytime activities for at-home mothers and children. Activities include play groups, field trips, parties, community service and moms' nights out. E-mail momsclublvillesouth@hotmail.com or visit www.momsclub.org.

The IMPACT! Group offers free housing counseling and classes to residents facing foreclosure or seeking to buy a new home at 1845 Satellite Blvd. For more information, call 678-808-4477 or visit www.theimpactgroup.org.

Goodwill of North Georgia offers a job-search assistance program in Duluth equipped with people and resources to help job seekers find work. This center has computers with Internet access, fax machines, photocopiers, telephones and other tools that help with job searches. The center is open from 10 a.m. to 5 p.m. Monday through Wednesday, 10 a.m. to 7 p.m. Thursdays, 10 a.m. to 4 p.m. Fridays and 10 a.m. to 2 p.m. Saturdays. Visit www.goodwillng.org or call 404-420-9937 for more information.

Gwinnett League of Women Voters will have meetings from 7 to 8:30 p.m. Dec. 17 and Jan. 28. The meetings will be held in room 1.209 at Berkmar High School, located 405 Pleasant Hill in Lilburn. For more information, call 770-381-7283.